Entries by Carol

Slip and Falls Lead to Death for Elderly

You may have read recently about the 85 year old matriarch of the New York Giants football team who fell during an ice storm and two weeks later died on Super Bowl Sunday from head injuries suffered in the fall. Maybe you also read about another senior who apparently fell in the snow last weekend […]

When Mom Says No to Assisted Living… and She Means It.

Most Moms initially say no to assisted living (Dads are usually willing), and changing Mom’s mind isn’t easy – unless you let someone else, preferably outside the family, help. My Mom needed assisted living (home care was a disaster) but each time I tried to talk with her she would cut me off and refuse […]

Ask-Carol! To Award Four Franchise Super Territories in New Jersey

Tinton Falls, NJ – Ask-Carol Franchising LLC, a free placement service that helps families find appropriate assisted living facilities, homecare agencies, and nursing homes for their elderly parents, announced today that it plans rapid expansion of its franchise program in New Jersey by offering “Super Territories” to the first four franchisees in the state. About […]

Helping Her Mom Led To New Business

As told to Business Editor Dennis P. Carmody I’m a girl from New York city who attended public and private schools, moved with my parents to Tinton Falls, NJ when they retired, went to college, got a job, met a guy, got engaged, quit my job, married, had two kids and for the next 35 […]